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Through My Eyes

by Tim Tebow & Nathan Whitaker HarperOne (May 31, 2011)

FormerUniversity of Florida star quarterback, 2010 first-round draft pick for theDenver Broncos, and devout Christian Tim Tebow tellsthe story of his faith, his life, and his career in football in Through MyEyes...


Hail to the Redskins

by Adam Lazarus William Morrow (September 01, 2015)

At last, the definitive account of the Redskins’ championship decade

Based on more than ninety original interviews, here is the rollicking chronicle of the famed Washington Redskins teams of the Joe Gibbs years—one...


Iditarod Adventures: Tales from Mushers Along the Trail

by Lew Freedman & Jon Van Zyle Alaska Northwest Books (January 12, 2015)

Features the fascinating careers of Iditarod icons as well as the administrators, volunteers, and classic characters that keep the race "running."


Harold Larwood

by Duncan Hamilton Quercus (December 09, 2014)

Winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, this is the first ever biography of Harold Larwood. Larwood, one of the most talented, accurate and intimidating fast bowlers of all time is mainly remembered...


Each Branch, Each Needle: An Anecdotal Memoir

by H. A. Dorfman Hamilton Books (April 12, 2010)

This book is the story of Harvey Dorfman, who rose from a childhood sickbed to experience numerous successes in the world of sports. Dorfman has been a teacher, coach, counselor, and a consultant in sport psychology....


Pretty Good for a Girl: The Autobiography of a Snowboarding Pioneer

by Tina Basich & Kathleen Gasperini HarperCollins e-books (May 24, 2011)

When Tina Basich grabbed her rented snowboard and headed to the mountains in Lake Tahoe, snowboarding wasn't even considered a sport . . . yet. It was the beginning, and could have easily gone the way of many...


Death Clutch: My Story of Determination, Domination, and Survival

by Brock Lesnar HarperCollins e-books (May 24, 2011)

The “baddest man on the planet,” undisputed, three-time WWE Champion and current UFC World Heavyweight Champion, Brock Lesner, shares his true personal story of determination, domination, and survival in...


A Clean Break

by Christophe Bassons, BenoÁ®t Hopquin & Peter Cossins Bloomsbury Publishing (July 03, 2014)

Christophe Bassons is a former professional cyclist. His career was a successful one albeit never in the full glare of the media. That all changed when, in 1998, the Festina doping scandal broke and Bassons...


Kick and Run

by Jonathan Wilson Bloomsbury Publishing (October 22, 2013)

Growing up Jewish in London with a difficult home life, Jonathan Wilson had plenty of reasons to feel he didn't belong, and one reason to feel certain he did: football. Wilson discovered his love for the game...


The Lipton Story

by Alec Waugh Bloomsbury Publishing (April 22, 2013)

In this rich and engrossing biography of Thomas Lipton, Alec Waugh has recreated the fascinating and complex figure of a man who became a legend in his own lifetime, a millionaire before he was forty, an unofficial...


Reckless

by Alasdair Fotheringham Bloomsbury Publishing (May 08, 2014)

Luis Ocaña seemed doomed to live in the shadow of cycling's greatest ever rider, Eddy Merckx � 'The Cannibal'. Their rivalry defined Ocaña's entire career, yet he was the one rider capable of beating...


Jeter Unfiltered

by Derek Jeter & Christopher Anderson Gallery/Jeter Publishing (October 28, 2014)

The only authorized full-color book commemorating Derek Jeter’s iconic baseball career with the New York Yankees, featuring archival images and original photos of his final 2014 season from renowned photographer...


Those Who Love the Game

by Glenn Rivers Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (November 11, 2014)

Glenn "Doc" Rivers plays ball the way an artist writes: he practices endlessly to perfect his technique, he constantly thinks of the whole, the game, ahead of himself; and in those moments of inspiration when...


#2Sides: My Autobiography

by Rio Ferdinand Blink Publishing (October 02, 2014)

Rio Ferdinand is one of the finest footballers of his generation – a Champions League and Premier League-winning centre back who began life as an ambitious kid on the council estates of south-east London only...


Cage Rat

by Kevin Long & Glen Waggoner Ecco (April 26, 2011)

The Hitting Coach for the New York Yankees, Kevin Long trains power-hitters in the fine art of hitting a baseball well—a talent the legendary Ted Williams once called, “the most difficult skill in sport.”...


Fast Girl

by Suzy Favor Hamilton Dey Street Books (September 14, 2015)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The former middle distance Olympic runner and high-end escort speaks out for the first time about her battle with mental illness, and how mania controlled and compelled her in competition,...


Topspin

by Eliot Berry Henry Holt and Co. (October 07, 2014)

Author of the acclaimed Tough Draw (which Arthur Ashe called "one of the best books on professional tennis I've ever read"), Eliot Berry returns to the graceful, high-stakes game of world-class tennis to share...


The Keeper

by Tim Howard Harper (December 09, 2014)

In this inspiring, down-to-earth memoir the revered goalkeeper and American icon  idolized by millions worldwide for his dependability, daring, and humility recounts his rise to stardom at the 2014 World Cup,...


The Journey Home

by Jorge Posada Dey Street Books (May 12, 2015)

The legendary New York Yankee catcher tells the incredible story of his personal journey, offering an unexpected, behind-the-plate view of his career, his past, and the father-son bond that fueled his love of...


An Endangered Species

by David Gower Simon & Schuster UK (May 22, 2014)

As a cricketer, David Gower was famed for the elegance of his strokeplay as one of England's greatest batsmen and for his superb fielding. As a captain, he led his country to Ashes success, yet some queried...


Body Slam: The Jesse Ventura Story

by Jake Tapper St. Martin's Press (July 22, 2014)

In every arena, Jesse Ventura puts a headlock on the competition--now he's turning the country on its ear.

How did an outrageous, outspoken, boa-wearing pro wrestler nab the title of Minnesota's governor in an...


Beating Goliath

by Art Briles & Don Yaeger St. Martin's Press (July 15, 2014)

Growing up in Rule, Texas, Art Briles learned at a young age the importance of hard work and faith from his parents. Soon that faith would be tested.

On their way to see him play in a college football game,...


The Devil And Bobby Hull

by Gare Joyce HarperCollins Publishers (July 01, 2014)

An award-winning writer sets the record straight on hockey's forgotten golden boy--Bobby Hull

In his prime, few could dispute Bobby Hull's athletic brilliance--the first to have five 50-goal seasons, the highest...


Born to Manage

by Terry Venables Simon & Schuster UK (May 22, 2014)

After a playing career that spanned more than 15 years, and took in golden spells in the sixties with Chelsea and Spurs, it was almost inevitable that Terry Venables would move into management. Following early...


The Closer: Mi vida

by Mariano Rivera & Wayne Coffey Little, Brown and Company (May 06, 2014)

The greatest relief pitcher of all time shares his extraordinary story of survival, love, and baseball.

Mariano Rivera, the man who intimidated thousands of batters merely by opening a bullpen door, began his...


A Cuban Boxer's Journey

by Brin-Jonathan Butler Picador (June 03, 2014)

THE STORY OF CUBAN BOXER AND POLITICAL PARIAH GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX'S HARROWING DECISION TO DEFECT IN HOPES OF REAPING THE REWARDS OF THE AMERICAN DREAM

"What is one million dollars compared to the love of eight...


The Zen of Zim

by Bill Madden, Don Zimmer & Lou Piniella St. Martin's Press (May 27, 2014)

Don Zimmer is baseball. His first book, Zim-A Baseball Life, was a New York Times bestseller and one of the best baseball memoirs ever published. Now, in The Zen of Zim, one of baseball's most beloved figures...


Black and White

by Richard Williams & Bart Davis Atria Books (May 06, 2014)

The fascinating, “upfront and unapologetic” (Kirkus Reviews) memoir of Richard Williams, a businessman, tennis coach, and father to two of the greatest athletes and professional tennis champions of all time—Venus...


Duel for the Crown

by Linda Carroll & David Rosner Gallery Books (April 22, 2014)

A gripping look at the great duel between Affirmed, the last horse to win the Triple Crown—comprised of the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes—and his archrival, Alydar.

From the...


Long Shot: My Bipolar Life and the Horses Who Saved Me

by Sylvia Harris HarperCollins e-books (March 08, 2011)

Combine Seabiscuit with Manic—throw in a touch of HBO’s “Temple Grandin”—and you get Long Shot, a truly remarkable memoir by Sylvia Harris. A single mother of three, Harris was crippled by bipolar...


Campy

by Neil Lanctot Simon & Schuster (March 08, 2011)

Neil Lanctot’s biography of Hall of Fame catcher Roy Campanella—filled with surprises—is the first life of the Dodger great in decades and the most authoritative ever published.

Born to a father of Italian...


Million Dollar Arm

by J. B. Bernstein Gallery Books (April 01, 2014)

From the farmlands of India to the fields of major league baseball, this fascinating memoir tells the story of a man who forever changed the lives of two talented young men through a pitching contest in India....


Getting Open

by Tom Graham & Rachel Graham Cody Atria Books (February 22, 2011)

"A striking and honest portrait of a man overcoming racism in a place that barely acknowledged its existence." —Publishers Weekly

Bill Garrett was the Jackie Robinson of college basketball. In 1947, the same...


Life Is Not an Accident

by Jay Williams Harper (January 26, 2016)

New York Times Bestseller

This big-hearted memoir by the most promising professional basketball player of his generation details his rise to NBA stardom, the terrible accident that ended his career and plunged...


Roger Maris

by Tom Clavin & Danny Peary Touchstone (March 16, 2010)

Tom Clavin and Danny Peary chronicle the life and career of baseball’s “natural home run king” in the first definitive biography of Roger Maris—including a brand-new chapter to commemorate the fiftieth...


Hockey Confidential

by Bob McKenzie Collins (October 14, 2014)

Over 500,000 hockey fans follow Bob McKenzie on Twitter and millions more on TSN—no one has the access or breadth and depth of experience when it comes to the hockey.

Now in his very first book on the NHL,...


Showtime

by Ed Arnold Collins (September 23, 2014)

For fans of NHL 24/7, a raw and revealing account of rollercoaster of a season of the Peterborough Petes – the oldest and largest junior hockey league in Canada and launching pad for a record number of NHL...


Walking a Golden Mile

by Neil Chanlder & William Regal Gallery Books (June 15, 2010)

The bare-fisted brawler from Blackpool, England tells his story of fortune and fumbling on the road to the WWE’s higher ranks.

Since joining the WWE in 2000 as a goodwill ambassador from Great Britain, William...


Between The Lines

by Ray Scapinello & Rob Simpson HarperCollins Publishers (February 25, 2014)

To hockey fans, Ray Scapinello's name and face are as recognizable as any star player or coach in the NHL. Scampy, as he is affectionately known, has had a long and storied career as a linesman in the NHL. His...


Wooden

by Seth Davis Henry Holt and Co. (January 14, 2014)

A provocative and revelatory new biography of the legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, by one of America's top college basketball writers

No college basketball coach has ever dominated the sport like John Wooden....


What Makes Olga Run?

by Bruce Grierson Henry Holt and Co. (January 14, 2014)

A fascinating look at the way we age today and the extent to which we can shape the process

In What Makes Olga Run? Bruce Grierson explores what the wild success of a ninety-four-year-old track star can tell...


King of the Cowboys

by Ty Murray & Steve Eubanks Atria Books (July 06, 2010)

The most famous rodeo champion of all time tells his amazing true story -- and opens a fascinating window into the world of the professional cowboy.

Ty Murray was born to be a rodeo star -- in fact, his first...


Made in America

by Matt Hughes & Michael Malice Gallery Books (January 01, 2008)

If you know anything at all about mixed martial arts and the UFC, then you know the name Matt Hughes. With devastating slams and ground-and-pound -- and nine championship belts to his credit -- Matt is the most...


Inside Out

by Mark Tewksbury HarperCollins Publishers (January 28, 2014)

Mark Tewksbury is best known as a gold-medal-winning Olympic swimmer. His remarkable sixteen-year athletic career included three Olympic medals, numerous world records, and inductions into three major halls...


Forever Blue: The Memoirs of a Lanier High School and University of Kentucky Football Coach

by Willie Moseley NewSouth Books (December 10, 2013)

They still call him "Coach." Bill Moseley closed out his career as a football player and coach almost 60 years ago, but his former players still call him "Coach," because his mentorship has meant that much to...


The Water Boy

by Bob Ackles & Ian Mulgrew HarperCollins Publishers (January 21, 2014)

When Bobby Ackles became the B.C. Lions' original water boy, he probably never dreamed that he would lead the team to a Grey Cup victory over 50 years later. From his earliest days with the team to becoming...


Rey Mysterio

by Jeremy Roberts Pocket Books (November 03, 2009)

He's called the human highlight reel of professional wrestling. His high-flying acrobatics have thrilled fans on every continent. He's been crowned champion of the world's greatest wrestling promotions, from...


The Unauthorized History of DX

by Aaron Feigenbaum World Wrestling Entertainment (October 06, 2009)

The inside story of DX, otherwise known as, D Generation-X, from their formation to today told by the men who created it.

DX is generally considered one of the most popular factions in professional wrestling...


The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams

by , Ben Bradlee Little, Brown and Company (December 03, 2013)

At long last, the epic biography Ted Williams deserves--and that his fans have been waiting for.

Williams was the best hitter in baseball history. His batting average of .406 in 1941 has not been topped since,...


Lions Triumphant: The Captain's Story

by Sam Warburton Simon & Schuster UK (November 07, 2013)

When the British and Irish Lions set out for Australia in late May, they knew they faced a daunting task. Since the war, only four Lions sides had returned victorious, the last in 1997. In the modern era of...